specialty journal of politics and law
Autopsy from View of Jurisprudence and Law
Mohsen Shahabi, Batool Ghofrani, Ali Maknuni, A'zam Safaee
Abstract: One of matters which today has been paid attention in scientific proof of crimes and determining people's identity is autopsy in forensics and criminal investigations laboratory (scientific police). Today, in many countries, forensic labs have an important role in legal affairs and justice. However, because of some evidence, such as rape, disrespect, mutilation, and necessity of burying the dead and his organs, autopsy in Islamic jurisprudence is in conflict with the exigencies of the autopsy. The present study was prepared with the aim of investigating Autopsy from view of jurisprudence and law.